Apr 22, 2013 6:00pm PDT
the google glass. >> reporter: technology consultant often starts her day at a favorite coffee shop but she looks a little different today. you will see lisa's brand new google glass. she is one of the first to buy it. here is what lisa sees when she walks into the cafe and when she gets noticed. >> i am looking at you. you can see me looking at you. this happens a lot. >> from people ignoring that i am wearing them to people asking. how much did those cost? >> reporter: glass currently costs about $1,500. it is a way to hook up to the internet via wifi or your smart phone and see the web right in front of you. you can walk into a store and search for the item you are looking at or save the image for later. >> right now you can actually touch this button and initiate a photo taking. you can also say glass take a picture. and it will take a picture. >> reporter: it is early for google glass which won't go mainstream until next year. you can see something about how google plans to take the net to the streets. it is the next step in wearable technology. lots of people have bands like this on t
Apr 23, 2013 4:00pm PDT
. >> the plane 3,000 feet up can go 30,000 feet. >> idea to show technology exists for the alternative fuel autos thanks for joining us at 4:00 i'm. >> abc 7 news at 4:00 begins right now. >> thank you. leaders in contra costa county feel the heat over a new proposal to close more fire staying autos a hacker attack that sent wall street into a three-minute free fall. >> i'm sandhya patel. natural air conditioning back with us. how long cooling trend will continue. >> good evening, i'm cheryl jennings. >> the daempk russ fire season arrives as one county cuts back on fire protection. >> fires need quick attention but the fire department could be in trouble. four stations closed in january two, more in jeopardy because of deep cuts. laura? >> well, firefighters just pulled out spending the afternoon knocking down this they say will only get worse if there are more cuts. barely three months after closing four stations the fire department is on its way to closing two more. >> there will be station closures and less people on the streets and there will be fatality autos contra costa supervisors announ
Apr 17, 2013 7:00am PDT
fire safety technologies. and improve the level of operating redundancy. this will be on all 24 of their ships as this, they say will expand the availability of postal services for the comfort of guest. this is if the ship was power. they had bad publicity what they had those accidents when the power was out and customers were left with a pretty bad vacation. there are hoping this will improve again and they will get good princely. policy. >> let us take a live look at the reopening of the exploratoryium . >> located now at pier 15 where they are during the ceremony to kick it off. we will be right back. >> that is it for this morning. a lot of new developments happening in the wake of the bombings of the marathon in boston. stay tuned for the 24/7 news channel for the latest. as was our web site kron4.com , facebook and twitter pages as an aberration become available. >> dr.